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YesCopying Photographs from the Internet Can Get You into Trouble
  • Bennett Jones LLP
  • Canada
  • April 12 2017

Although it happens all the time, reproducing photographs found on the internet for use in business is fraught with risk. Businesses should only copy


Statutory Damages Awarded in Copyright Infringement Case
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • April 12 2017

Through its websites "autotrader.ca" and "autohebdo.net", Trader operates "digital Marketplaces" relating to new and used vehicles in Canada. Trader


Car Ad Websites Slightly “Scraped” in Copyright Case, Court Puts Brakes on Statutory Damages Minimums
  • Blake Cassels & Graydon LLP
  • Canada
  • April 20 2017

On April 6, 2017, the Ontario Superior Court of Justice (Court) provided insight into how courts will approach the scraping of websites and assessing


First judicial consideration of information location tool under the Copyright Act- Trader Corporation v. CarGurus Inc.
  • Dentons
  • Canada
  • April 12 2017

On April 6, 2017, the words "information location tool", as they appear in s. 41.27 of the Copyright Act, R.S.C. 1985, c. C-42 (the Act), were given


A practical guide to software license agreements: source code escrow arrangements
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • October 28 2013

Software license agreements often include a source code escrow arrangement that allows the customer to access and use source code for the licensed


Nintendo v. King: Answering Questions, and Raising New Ones, About Technological Protection Measures
  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • March 31 2017

The Federal Court’s recent decision in Nintendo of America v. King is among the first decisions applying the Copyright Act’s new provisions relating


Deal or no deal: copyright protection in television formats
  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
  • Canada, Global
  • May 25 2011

The licensing of television formats is a huge business, generating billions of dollars worldwide


Software licenses and indemnities: what obligations are you taking on?
  • Field Law
  • Canada
  • June 5 2013

License agreements often contain indemnities. An indemnity is a contractual obligation to step in and reimburse some financial obligation such as a


Social Media and Copyright: Can I Post that Photo?
  • Sotos LLP
  • Canada
  • November 21 2016

It has become commonplace to witness photos spread across the Internet like wildfire - to "go viral" and "break the Internet" are phrases with


Court declines to apply fair dealing copyright exemption in news reporting case
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • February 22 2017

In a recent decision, the Small Claims Division of the Court of Quebéc has found a newspaper liable for infringement of copyright and moral rights in